Secrets of Facebook Reactions

Jessi DiPetteBlogging, Brand Marketing, Business Development, Creative Strategy, In The Media, Mobile Marketing, News, Social Media, Uncategorized

Showing a little love goes a little further than before. In February 2016, the social networking site launched its emoji reaction feature, as an alternative to the iconic “like” button. Users can now choose from “Like”, “Love”, “Sad”, “Angry”, and “Wow” reactions. But for businesses, this means more than just cute face below their posts. Because of the algorithm changes … Read More

Inside Business – Courtney’s Women of Excellence Nomination

Drew FaithfulIn The Media

At work Courtney Buzzell is the owner of Proximo Marketing Strategies, a full-service marketing firm based out of Yorktown and serving clients all across the country. She also works as adjunct faculty member at Thomas Nelson Community College, educating students on best practices for marketing in the 21st century. Home and family She is the proud parent of a spunky … Read More

Inside Business – Courtney’s Top 40 Under 40 Nomination

Drew FaithfulIn The Media

At work: I am a partner and marketing consultant at Proximo Marketing Strategies, where my main area of focus is business in-house marketing strategies and communications, as well as developing cooperative marketing efforts and quality customer service. I also oversee the social media department and head up my firm’s keynote presentations. Home and family: I am the proud parent of … Read More

Inside Business – CreateAthon offers select nonprofits a 24-hour marketing blitz

Drew FaithfulIn The Media

Proximo Marketing Strategies of Yorktown is again participating in CreateAthon, a 24-hour national and local blitz to provide creative marketing services to nonprofit organizations. The best part of that: It’s on a pro bono basis. Proximo, a digital marketing agency founded in 2012 by Courtney Buzzell, recently relocated from Williamsburg to Yorktown. This is the fourth consecutive year the company … Read More

Thank you, Proximo Marketing CreateAthon!

Drew FaithfulIn The Media, Integrated Advertising

Williamsburg Community Foundation was thrilled to work with Proximo Marketing Strategies to redesign their website during the 2016 CreatAthon, a 24-hour blitz where the firm provides creative marketing services to nonprofit organizations on a pro bono basis. 2016 was the fourth consecutive year that Proximo has held this community service event. Proximo did a complete re-design of the Foundation’s website, … Read More

Millennial grows York digital marketing agency

Drew FaithfulIn The Media

A Grafton-based digital marketing firm run by millennials is growing as it attracts even international clients. “A lot is happening,” said Courtney Buzzell, 31, of Gloucester. “We’re so busy.” The idea behind Proximo Marketing Strategies was to give businesses a way to outsource their digital marketing with access to various skill sets so they didn’t have to hire someone in-house … Read More

Facebook Rolls Out Live Splitscreen

Drew FaithfulUncategorized

As If It Was Any Surprise…. Facebook released yet another feature for the dominant platform. The reigning king of social media platforms has always stayed ahead of the curve to provide the best experience for it’s users. Over the years, Facebook has adapted the features of many other popular platforms to become a one stop shop for your social networking … Read More

Rockstars Only – The 5 Essential Players in Your Business Squad

Courtney BuzzellUncategorized

Take a Look Around You. When a business is started, business relationships are being built, and dreams of a successful and prosperous business are coming together, you want to be sure that you are surrounding yourself with the right “type” of people. Of course, you want to succeed and you need those in your corner who will help you and … Read More

Guest Blog: Circle The Wagons by Shelley Smith

Courtney BuzzellUncategorized

LOOKING TO INCREASE YOUR EXPOSURE AND OVERALL REVENUE? Well of course – who isn’t? It is time to circle the wagons. Let’s unite together to serve our common interests, our clients. There are many ways to grow your business whether you are a sole-proprietor, small business owner, midsize or even large organization. The world is your oyster if you allow … Read More